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Norman Man Injured In Fire At Steel Factory
Updated December 11, 2014 7:07 AM | Filed under: Fire
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(BROWNSTOWN) - A man cleaning vents in a Brownstown steel factory Monday night suffered burns to his right hand, face and neck after a fire ignited.

Indiana Steel and Tube employee 33-year-old Mikeal Wilberding of Norman told Brownstown Police Cpl. Joe Kelly that he was on a scissor lift cleaning an exhaust vent when he blew aluminum powder onto hot oil.

That caused a fire and the building at 848 W. Sweet St. was full of smoke.

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